Canadian born, Actor/musician: Paul Greene is a true Renaissance man, releasing a new album and writing a parenting book, all while starring as “Dr. Carson Shepherd” in the newest season of the Hallmark hit series “When Calls the Heart”.
The show, set in the early 1900’s, has accumulated a huge audience of connected and loyal fans called Hearties. Greene’s new album, Freedom For Your Soul, is a Southern-folk and rock album dedicated to his father who he lost to ALS. A percentage of proceeds of the album go towards ALS research and towards Autism research and relief with the Golden Hat Foundation.
Inspired by his own Father, his son and mentor, Greene is currently finishing up his upcoming parenting book focusing on weekly parenting hacks for Dads. The book is called, “52 ways to be the Dad you wish you had“.
Born in Wetaskiwin, Alberta, Canada, Greene grew up on a farm being taught the importance of family and structure. On a volleyball scholarship, Paul was scouted from college and started his modeling career at age 18 and immediately became a global success. He spent most of his 20’s splitting his time in New York City, Paris, London, Milan, and Japan working for Dolce & Gabbana, Armani, Tommy Hilfiger, and many more. At 30 years old and with a 5-month-old son Greene decided that it was time to relocate to LA and start living his original dream of acting. Greene began booking commercials and went on to garner series regular and guest spots on dozens of TV shows including “NCIS,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”, “The Newsroom”, “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce”, and “Bitten” to name a few. Greene then went on to be coined by Steve Gidlow, the Cary Grant of the Hallmark Chanel, leading countless films and series.
Greene grew up flying airplanes and riding motorcycles and is licensed for both. Another passion for Greene is the health and vitality space.. sharing what he knows through his highly successful social media platforms, staying fit and eating healthy is a lifestyle and passion for Paul. Greene has been on the cover of Men’s Health Magazine 5 times. With a deep passion for music, he enjoys expressing his creativity writing, recording and performing on stage at Carnegie Hall in support of Autism awareness for Kate Winslet’s Golden Hat Foundation. Greene remains supportive of ALS, a cause close to his heart.
Paul lives in Los Angeles and loves to laugh.